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Art for a good cause

Art for a good cause

Radisson Blu hotel Addis Ababa is hosting an art exhibition of paintings 
by Abraham Abebe, Kidist Brhane and Merid Tafesse. This is one of the monthly art exhibitions hosted by the hotel, open for visitors from 10th - 21 April 2014. Further to creating an opportunity for artists to showcase their works, parts of the proceeded goes to a local charity, Support Africa Foundation, the hotel works closely with. It is believed to build a cultural, economic and social platform with multiple benefits; a meeting place for the art world where selected artists from within the country will have the chance to meet one another, exchange ideas and present their work to the public and Buyers in return, gain ownership of original art works at a low fixed price that artists may sell on high prices outside the context of the exhibition. These three high profile artists featuring their paintings have very distinct painting styles and eye for artistic creation.

From Artists Kidist Brhane Paintings that mainly focus on the daily life of Ethiopian women and culture of the nations and nationalities of southern Ethiopia, With a realistic, semi abstract and decorative touch to Artist Abraham Abebe works depicting current issue and daily life with the intention of recording cite of Addis for the next generation to Artist Merid's very well known contemporary works that toured several distinguished venues from 2010- 2012 in Europe and north America this art exhibition is believed to have a little bit of something for everyone